77 ST. MARKS PLACE 212.777.2537
Chef & Owner, Barbara Sibley
La Palapa, an authentic Mexican restaurant specializing in “Mexico City style” tacos and quesadillas and regional home cooking opened in November 2000 at 77 St. Marks Place, between First and Second Avenue in the East Village. La Palapa is owned by Barbara Sibley, a chef and artist with extensive New York City restaurant experience. Barbara was born and raised in Mexico City. Her recent cookbook is Antojitos: Festive and Flavorful Mexican Small Plates.